Think back on the last 365 days and tell us the first thing that comes to mind. And no cheating: THE FIRST THING.
These days it's perfectly acceptable to judge food by its label. Because if the company cares enough about design, they likely care just as much about the product inside.
A drool advisory has been issued for this post. It contains our favorite food styling and photography from the past year. View at your own risk.
Presenting the FWD IRL FAQ: quick links to your most pressing Internet- and phone-related concerns. And apparently you guys are REALLY WORRIED about Facebook.
In case you missed it: These are some of the best reads found on BuzzFeed LGBT.
In case you missed them, these are the ones everyone loved. (With a special section of editor's choice superlatives.)
As "I'm Gay" announcements became a thing of the past in 2012, stars from Sir Ian McKellan to Matt Bomer offered their perspectives on coming out and how, for many of them, it got better.
For these talented geeks, costume design is more art than hobby. But the results are truly stunning.
Our best lists, essays, mashups, and playlists of the year. Plus, a tribute to the incredibly sexy lyrics of Nickelback.
These (famous and not-so-famous) same-sex couples got married in a landmark year for marriage equality.
From Twitter to his talk show, Cooper was a tour de force.
Dear Sriracha, Pickles, and Sriracha Pickles: You've had a great run. Let's move on, shall we?
This great year's story told in sugar, eggs, flour, and frosting.
Often what you find on the internet is not-safe-for-grandma, but it is possible for something to be totally wholesome and perfectly wonderful.
From Oreo to marriage equality, these were the best targeted ads of the year. (You know, everything One Million Moms hated.)
This is it: Here is the definitive list of the most amazing GIFs that changed our lives this year.
A look back at the most GIF'd year in the history of the electoral process.
Kids are weird but awesome. These are the absolute best of the best of 2012.
Time-travel with us to last century, when Coke still had cocaine in it and ladies weren't allowed to lunch alone!
BuzzFeed's video team had a big old year. Here are some of our finest moments.
These picks represent the consensus of the BuzzFeed Entertainment staff, who hereby officially certify the greatness of all films listed below.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was in the spotlight all year long. Will it ever be as cool to be a Mormon as it was in 2012?
The following 15 breakups made us question everything we know about love.
Real good year for cute things, you guys. I honestly think we will look back on 2012 as the year when cuteness finally hit the big time. Excellent work, everyone!
Never has an acronym spread faster or been more infuriating. Thanks, Drake!
Sometimes you need a reminder that people can do wonderful things.
We saw many happy reunions of things we loved from our past this year — these are the ones that made our hearts grow the most!
I asked a bunch of writerly people what book they loved the most this year — no matter when it was published. A great list for anyone who likes to read.
From Frank Ocean to Jay-Z, the genre made major leaps forward with the LGBT community in 2012.
The following is the result of real research and analysis. Face meet palm.
2012 was another stellar year for Florida. Let's take a look and remember the good times.
SOPA, Pussy Riot, NATO, and Chick-fil-A. Many great protest signs were raised in 2012.
2012 was inarguably the most important year in human history. Here's what we've learned.
Stop whatever you're trying to do. It's time to relive the year's best rap song about Hot Cheetos.